Indium Launches New Low-Temperature Solder Paste


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Indium Corporation has released a new low-temperature solder paste specifically developed to minimize solder beading and solder balling. Indium5.7LT-1 is an air reflow, halogen-free, no-clean solder paste designed for low-temperature assembly processes using indium and bismuth alloys.

Indium 5.7LT-1 is engineered with a balanced set of properties for outstanding printing and soldering, including:

  • Low-temperature reflow
  • Clear post-reflow flux residue
  • High transfer efficiency and low variation
  • Excellent response-to-pause
  • Low-voiding in bottom termination components (QFNs), BGAs, LGAs
  • Excellent wetting

Indium5.7LT-1 is halogen-free per EN14582 test method. It joins Indium Corporation’s versatile high-performance, low-voiding solder pastes designed to accommodate a variety of industry requirements with lead-free, halogen-free, and no-clean options.

About Indium Corporation

Indium Corporation is a premier materials manufacturer and supplier to the global electronics, semiconductor, thin-film, and thermal management markets. Products include solders and fluxes; brazes; thermal interface materials; sputtering targets; indium, gallium, germanium, and tin metals and inorganic compounds; and NanoFoil®. Founded in 1934, the company has global technical support and factories located in China, Malaysia, Singapore, South Korea, the United Kingdom, and the USA.

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